Clashes break out at rally in Michigan – By Hollie Silverman and Nicole Chavez (CNN) / Aug 15 2020
(CNN)Several fights broke out in Kalamazoo, Michigan, during a rally held by the far-right group Proud Boys, police say.
Members of the group were marching in downtown Kalamazoo when they clashed with counter protesters and officers moved to disperse the crowds, CNN affiliate WXMI reported.
“Once the event turned violent, the officers responded quickly and restored order,” Kalamazoo Public Safety said in a statement, adding that officers declared “a police zone and dispersed the crowds.”
People were “punching, kicking and even pepper-spraying one another,” CNN affiliate WOOD reported.
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